On 12 April 2018, we premiered Playlist (Track 1, 2) by William Forsythe, and also added his Approximate Sonata 2016 to our repertoire.
Over several weeks, our dancers worked with Forsythe and his repetiteurs to create and learn those pieces. How did they find this experience? Read more
Regularly held in our studios, Dancer in the Spotlight is a fantastic chance for the Friends and Patrons of English National Ballet to get to know one of the Company’s dancers. In February, the spotlight was on Artist of the Company Sarah Kundi. Read more
With only three performances left of Rudolf Nureyev’s Romeo & Juliet in Bristol this week, we catch up with some of the dancers to see what they enjoy most about this award-winning production featuring the best of ballet: action, humour, drama, and intense and iconic choreography. Read more
Rudolf Nureyev’s inventive and passionate version of Romeo & Julietopened at the Bristol Hippodrome last night and continues until Saturday. We sat down with Bristol-native and Artist of the Company Connie Vowles to talk about what it’s like returning to her hometown this week to perform Shakespeare’s heartbreaking tale. Read more
With an exciting and busy season now behind us, hear from Principal and Backes & Strauss Ambassador Shiori Kase to find out what it was like performing in her hometown of Tokyo during our Japan tour last month. Read more